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Acer palmatum ‘Taiyo nishiki’

Taiyo nishiki

Leaf Colour(s):

Variegated

Habit:

Upright

Preferred Soil:

Well drained neutral/acid

‘Taiyo nishiki’ has some of the best spring time pink leaves. The new leaves emerge with various gradients of pink colours, yellow veins also run through the leaves. New branch growth can sometimes be all pink. As summer arrives the leaves slowly become green, transforms in autumn to oranges and reds.